Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey Social Studies Game

February 28, 2014

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Mission 3: Cheyenne Odyssey, a free online history and social studies game....

Sortify Game Lesson Ideas: An Adaptable Overview

February 27, 2014

This page provides Sortify game lesson ideas for BrainPOP's Sortify game. The ideas are adaptable for any subject area and any grade level (K-12.) Learn how the Sortify game can be used as a playful a...

SpaceForce: Instructions for Online Physics Game Play

February 14, 2014

Check out SpaceForce, a physics game using force, motion, and mass to recover lost riches. Use the mouse cursor to highlight any of the objects located in the blue palette window at the top of the lev...

It’s Here! SXSWedu Announces 2014 Playground Schedule

February 6, 2014

We’re absolutely thrilled to share the newly unveiled official schedule for the SXSWedu 2014 Playground, which we're co-sponsoring with Xerox. The SXSWedu Playground is an interactive learning sp...

Battleship Numberline Math Game: Teacher Support Materials and Assessment

January 30, 2014

This screencast outlines teaching resources and assessment ideas for Battleship Numberline, an award-winning math game available on GameUp....

Design Your Own Sortify Game

January 29, 2014

Print copies of the Game Designer Planning Log below and challenge students to design their own paper version ...

BrainPOP is Heading to FETC and TCEA

January 24, 2014

BrainPOP is on the road and we’re headed to FETC and TCEA! If you’re planning to attend FETC in Orlando or TCEA in Austin, be sure to stop by the BrainPOP booth! We’ll be demoing our full ran...

Social Studies Games: Do I Have a Right? and Additional Features for My BrainPOP

January 23, 2014

  Have your students signed up for individual logins through My BrainPOP? If so, they’ll be able to take snapshots during the Do I Have a Right? game play with the SnapThought tool! MyBrainPOP...

Constitutional Law Lesson Plan: Do I Have a Right? Game

January 23, 2014

In this constitutional law lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-12, students use BrainPOP resources (including an online game) to explore constitutional law and citizen's rights. Students will...

Do I Have a Right? Social Studies Game: Tips and Tricks

January 23, 2014

Here are some tips to help you use the iCivics social studies game Do I Have Right? with your students: Have students use their real names if you plan to collect their game results. Make sure st...